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Portuguese translation of “sake”

sake

noun   /seɪk/
for the sake of someone in order to help or please someone
pelo bem de alguém, por causa de alguém, pelo amor de alguém
He asked her to stay for the sake of the children.
for goodness/heaven’s sake! something you say when you are angry about something
pelo amor de Deus
For goodness sake, come here!
(Definition of sake noun from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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